MOST TRUSTED NEWSWIRE PRESS RELEASE DISTRIBUTION
PRTODAY / NewswireToday press release distribution service network
More news: Transportation
Written by / Agency / Source: New Flyer Industries, Inc.
Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

New Flyer to Offer Engine Stop-Start with Allison Electric Hybrid Propulsion System in 2018 - New Flyer of America, Inc. announced that it will offer engine stop-start with the Allison Transmission (“Allison”) Electric Hybrid H 40 EP™ and H 50 EP™ propulsion systems, integrated with the Cummins B6.7 and future L9 engines in early 2018 [NYSE: ALSN]
New Flyer to Offer Engine Stop-Start with Allison Electric Hybrid Propulsion System in 2018

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - St. Cloud, MN, United States, 2017/08/04 - New Flyer of America, Inc. announced that it will offer engine stop-start with the Allison Transmission (“Allison”) Electric Hybrid H 40 EP™ and H 50 EP™ propulsion systems, integrated with the Cummins B6.7 and future L9 engines in early 2018 [NYSE: ALSN]. TSX: NFI.DB.U

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Transportation Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

New Flyer of America, Inc. (“New Flyer”), the U.S. subsidiary of New Flyer Industries, Inc. (the “Company”), the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, today announced that it will offer engine stop-start with the Allison Transmission (“Allison”) Electric Hybrid H 40 EP™ and H 50 EP™ propulsion systems, integrated with the Cummins B6.7 and future L9 engines in early 2018.

“We are proud to introduce the new Allison stop-start feature in our industry leading Xcelsior® buses,” said Wayne Joseph, President, New Flyer of America. “It provides another technology for our customers to further reduce the emissions produced by buses, driving public transit that is better, healthier, and more sustainable for communities and the environment.”

Integrated engine stop-start shuts the engine down when the vehicle comes to a complete stop. The system provides seamless transition back to vehicle acceleration. As the driver’s foot is lifted from the brake, the system automatically starts the engine to allow acceleration.

“Integrated stop-start is an exciting development in the advancement and evolution of our product technology,” said Randy Kirk, senior vice president of product engineering and product teams with Allison Transmission. “We are continuously developing innovative solutions to help our customers reduce their carbon footprint through improved emissions and reduced fuel consumption.”

The Allison electric hybrid drive motors replace the conventional starter motor ensuring smooth operation during engine stop-start driving. Utilizing parallel architecture, the Allison Electric Hybrid system dramatically reduces both diesel fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions without sacrificing performance. Regenerative braking provides smooth vehicle deceleration, while converting kinetic energy to stored electrical energy and enhancing vehicle brake life.

Together, New Flyer and Allison have established a partnership committed to innovation. Since 2003, Allison has delivered more than 8,000 hybrid propulsion systems globally, which have accumulated nearly 800 million miles, saving more than 41 million gallons of fuel, and preventing 400 metric tons of carbon dioxide from entering the atmosphere.

About New Flyer Industries
The Company (newflyer.com | mcicoach.com) is the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America with fabrication, manufacturing, distribution and service centers across America. It employs over 5,400 team members.

The Company is North America's heavy-duty transit bus leader and offers the broadest transit bus product line under the brand Xcelsior®, incorporating the broadest range of drive systems available, including: clean diesel, natural gas, diesel-electric hybrid, trolley-electric, and battery-electric. New Flyer actively supports over 44,000 heavy-duty transit buses (New Flyer, NABI, and Orion) currently in service, of which 6,400 are powered by electric and battery propulsion.

The Company is also North America’s motor coach market leader offering the Motor Coach Industries (MCI) J-Series, the industry’s best-selling intercity coach for 11 consecutive years, and the MCI D-Series, the industry’s best-selling motor coach line in North American history. MCI is also the exclusive distributor of Daimler’s Setra S 417 and S 407 in the United States and Canada. MCI actively supports over 28,000 coaches currently in service.

The Company operates North America's most comprehensive aftermarket parts organization providing support for all types of transit buses and motor coaches. All buses and coaches are supported by an industry-leading comprehensive warranty, service, and support network.

About Allison Transmission
Allison Transmission (allisontransmission.com) is the world's largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, and is a leader in electric hybrid-propulsion systems for city buses. Allison transmissions are used in a variety of applications including refuse, construction, fire, distribution, bus, motorhomes, defense and energy. Founded in 1915, the company is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA and employs approximately 2,600 people worldwide. With a market presence in more than 80 countries, Allison has regional headquarters in the Netherlands, China and Brazil with manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Hungary and India. Allison also has approximately 1,400 independent distributor and dealer locations worldwide.

Contact: Craig Koven - Corporate Affairs & Communications Allison Transmission
P: 317-242-3432 - E: craig.koven[.]allisontransmission.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Transportation Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: New Flyer Industries, Inc.

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick NewswireToday Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]  / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Transportation articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


New Flyer to Offer Engine Stop-Start with Allison Electric Hybrid Propulsion System in 2018

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name NewswireToday and LINK as the source.
 
Publisher Contact: Jon Koffman - NewFlyer.com 
204-224-6672 jon_koffman[.]newflyer.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any New Flyer Industries, Inc. securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Transportation via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From New Flyer Industries, Inc. / Company Profile


Read Transportation Most Recent Related Newswires:

ÖBB Modernises Linz Central Station with Interlocking System Technology from Thales
Alstom Delivers New Tramways for Dublin
World's First Hydrogen Filling Station for Passenger Trains to be Built in Bremervoerde
Voith Presents Innovative Stop-start System for Locomotives
Alstom Delivers Power Supply System and Computer-based Smart Interlocking System in 'Mallawi' Section for the Beni Suef-Asyut Railway Line in Egypt
Eversholt Rail and Alstom Invest A Further £1 Million in Breeze Hydrogen Train Programme
Alstom to Test Automatic Shunting Locomotives in the Netherlands
Alstom to Supply Integrated Metro System for Taipei Metro Line 7 Extension
Alstom Announces Intention to Submit Commitments to the European Commission as Part of its Planned Acquisition of Bombardier Transportation
Alstom Offers Artificial Intelligence Solution to Ensure Passenger Distancing and Safety in Trains and Stations
Alstom Obtains Certification of Latest ETCS Standard
Voith and Lineas Sign Maintenance Contract
RATP Dev, ComfortDelGro Transit, and Alstom Sign A Partnership Agreement to Submit Tenders for Grand Paris Express
Alstom Implements Support Service to the Operational Control Center on Lines 1, 2 And 4 of MetrôRio
Leonardo Strengthens its Position in the Airport Logistics Sector, Signs New Contract with Frankfurt Airport

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  RightITnow, Inc.





 
  ©2020 NewswireToday — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com newswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)